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Established in 2017 by multiple championship medalling black belt Matthew ‘Stalone’ Callaghan. Gracie Barra Chorley has a fantastic location served by being directly opposite a large free public car park, next to the train station and very close to the M61 motorway junction. Gracie Barra Chorley offers classes for children 5 years old and up all the way through to adults beginner classes and competitive training for those who want it.

Gracie Barra Chorley has the accolade of being a certified Premium Gracie Barra School offering a wide range of Brazilian jiu-jitsu programmes, kids from age 5 upwards, beginners and then advanced training.  Private lessons with qualified black belts are available to help you expand your grappling knowledge.

Gracie Barra Chorley Brazilian jiu-jitsu academy has over 120m² of quality mat space, changing rooms, a well stocked shop, separated viewing area and coffee machine.  

Gracie Barra Chorley has an enviable reputation for having some of the best BJJ coaches who are well trained and highly skilled in teaching kids and adults, ensuring that you make the fastest progress to learn this wonderful sport.

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Established in 2020 by competitive athlete, Matthew ‘Stalone’ Callaghan. Gracie Barra Horwich is a big dedicated training facility for BJJ well situated on Chorley New Road, surrounded by parking, bus routes, just off the M61 and ideal for anyone living or working in Horwich, Bolton, Manchester, Wigan and further afield.

Gracie Barra Horwich has over 150m² of high quality square mat space, large dedicated changing facilities, disabled access, a commercial standard kitchen area, weights gym, large viewing area and GB shop.

Gracie Barra Horwich has a dedicated team of black belt instructors, coaches and assistants who are all qualified to ensure that your Brazilian jiu-jitsu journey is rewarding and assisted.

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In a lifetime dedicated to the growth and development of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Master Carlos Gracie Jr. has always guided his efforts and actions by the values of brotherhood, development, and integrity.

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Gracie Barra is a legacy of over 30 years, teaching the philosophy and methods of Carlos Gracie Jnr, we are a worldwide team, all following a similar path and curriculum, our Gracie Barra Chorley is passing that legacy down to you and your family, through our Professor and Instructors.

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